Princess Grace Award:
Undergraduate Film Scholarship, 2014, Cary Grant Film Award
An Indiana native, Laurel currently resides in Los Angeles, where she continues to experiment with stories for the screen. Laurel is stirred by the ORGANIC, the STRANGE, and the MYSTICAL. Laurel's films have screened at dozens of film festivals internationally, including San Francisco International Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival KIDS. Her music videos have landed premieres on Interview Magazine, NPR, Rookie, and Bullett Magazine, and her video Hourglass, for Lily and Madeleine, was named a Top 10 Staff Pick by Paste Magazine. Her next film project is in conjunction with an artist residency at Joshua Tree. One may explore more of her work at laurelcohen.com.